Netherlands Music Tour

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Notre dame

On this two week tour we will cover the greatest sites concerning the creation of classical music. On the third day after our two day bus ride from Wassenaar we arrive at Notre Dame, the center of our tour of the history of classical music. Here we will stop at the Notre Dame Cathedral
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Cité de la Musique

The next day you will go to the Cité de la musique. The Music Museum collects in the Cité de la Musique, on an area of 2000 m2, a collection of over 4000 instruments of national treasures or mythical instruments like the piano or the guitar Chopin Brassens to tell the history of Western music from the 17th century to the present day and give an overview of the main musical cultures of the world.


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Auditorium Jean-Cocteau

For several seasons, the municipal program in the auditorium Jean Cocteau focuses on French music in its various forms of expression. Noisiéliens She seduces and Parisians who can both discover young talents come and enjoy artists. From October to May, and are a dozen concerts and shows for all ages which succeed on stage, for the pleasure of music and artistic discovery. Throughout the year, the auditorium is also the favorite place of students of the Conservatory representation, the room of choice for theater and musical performances Noisiel.


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GMEM


The GMEM , labeled National Center for Musical Creation in 1997, led by Raphael Vivo led actions in the field of musical creation, research, training and education, production and dissemination of contemporary music especially in the context of'' The Music Festival'', the'''' Intramuros, and other events (concerts, installations, workshops, residences ...) at national and international reputation.


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Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel is the best-known chapel of the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope in the Vatican City. It is famous for its architecture and its decoration that was frescoed throughout by Renaissance artists including Michelangelo, Sandro Botticelli, Pietro Perugino, Pinturicchio, Domenico Ghirlandaio, and others. Under the patronage of Pope Julius II, Michelangelo painted the chapel ceiling between 1508 and 1512. Between 1535 and 1541 he painted The Last Judgment. These works are considered the crowning achievements of Western painting.


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Musée des instruments de Musique à vent

The Museum of Wind Instruments was established in 1888 by workers finishers musical instruments La Couture-Boussey. Based on the first museum of musical instruments in France , they have the ambition to preserve and showcase the history of the local manufacture of musical instruments of the woodwind family.


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Musée Edith Piaf

The private apartment Edith Piaf museum proposes to enter the world of the interpreter of "La vie en rose" and "Milord". The famous singer has lived in this little apartment Ménilmontant district at the beginning of his career. Many personal belongings of the artist, a collection of pottery and its famous black dress, inseparable from that which was called "La Vie en Rose", can be admired. A party store offers books and audio media to perpetuate the spirit of the place and the artist.The picture under means: on the steps of this house was born from the biggest destitution EDITH PIAF with the most beautiful voice.


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